Wednesday Wink

Wednesday Wink – What’s Your Application Style?

Whats Your Application Style

When I started lashing, over ten years ago, lashes were loose, not nicely packaged in neat little rows. We had to struggle to pick them out of a bunch and prepare them for application. I’m so glad things have progressed. How are you using your palette? Are you working from a tile, jade stone or […]

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Wednesday Wink – 4 Quick Eyebrow Grooming Tips For Men

Eyebrow grooming tips for men

You receive a phone call for an appointment, and it’s a man’s voice on the other end- “I’d like to make an appointment for my eyebrows.” Your first thought can be, “I’ve never done a guy’s eyebrows before.” Because men need grooming too, here are 4 quick tips to help both you and him… 1. Be […]

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Wednesday Wink – Patch Testing your Clients; The Way to Peace of Mind

Tested

When a new client books their first time appointment with you, are you patch testing? I know with some lash artists it isn’t always common practice to perform a patch test. Have you had a client who has had her lashes done by another artist? Most of us have. When a client comes to you […]

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Wednesday Wink – To Each Their Arch: Eyebrows Over the Decades

Wednesday Wink Decades of Eyebrows

As much as hair changes over the decades, so to do eyebrows. They’ve gone from thick to thin, to over tweezed and back again. So many trends and shapes have come and gone throughout the decades, take a look back with me. The 70’s On the heels of the 1960’s, when the brow was more […]

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Wednesday Wink – Adhere to This Tip!

Wednesday Wink - Adhere to this tip

If you are having issues with lashes sticking to your under eye tape or gel pads, we have an easy trick for you!! Nothing can cause more frustration than applying a perfect set of lashes only to mess them up as you try to remove the under eye protection. How many times have your lashes gotten […]

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Wednesday Wink – 5 Tips for Getting Really Awesome Eyebrows

Wink 5 Tips Eyebrows Featured

1) Determine the Best Shape for Your Face To determine the best eyebrow shape for your face, make sure you find the right arch, width, and thickness for your eyebrows. This is key and be sure to take into account your whole face, not just the eye area. 2) Know Where the Brow Actually Starts To achieve […]

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Wednesday Wink – Dealing with Client No Shows

Empty Salon No Client No Show

A frequent issue that has been popping up lately is ” No Shows”, the dreaded empty chair… This can be a big deal to any salon professional. We depend on our clients to make our living. When clients do a no call no show, it is frustrating (just read my rant to know!) and defeating to […]

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Wednesday Wink – The Great Eyebrow Debate: Threading vs Waxing

Eyebrow Extensions Threading Vs Waxing

Whether you find yourself on the side of threading or eyebrow waxing, each one will help you clean up an unruly brow. Until recently, other than tweezing, waxing was really the only option for cleaning and shaping up your eyebrows. That has certainly changed and evolved in the last decade. Threading Threading has become extremely […]

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Wednesday Wink – Quick Tips for Finding Just the Right Lash Look for Your Clients

Lash Look

When we are trying to create a particular look for our clients, there are several things to keep in mind. Here are some of my quick tips for finding just the right lash look for your clients. Enjoy! What shape is the eye? What condition are the clients lashes in? What diameter should I use on […]

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Wednesday Wink – Bold Brows Make a Comeback

WedsWink Full Bodied Eyebrows

A few celebrities have been spotted around town rocking the latest trend in brows, fuller thicker eyebrows. In the last couple of years, we’ve seen this growing trend all over social media. Many women have gone to great lengths to achieve the look. A few ways eyebrow challenged women are achieving this look is by getting eyebrow […]

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